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Not Your Grampa’s False Teeth! Modern Techniques for Remarkably Realistic Dentures

Say the word “dentures,” and, like many people, you may have cartoonish images pop into your head. Picturing old, outdated prosthetics, you believe that dentures are uncomfortable and fake-looking. Fortunately, innovations in restorative dentistry mean that today’s practitioners can offer remarkably realistic dentures! At Chisholm Trail Smile Center, Dr. Matthew Bridges combines cutting-edge techniques and…

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What type of dentist does dentures?

If you are missing all or many of your teeth, you may be wondering, “What type of dentist does dentures?” Since dentures are a common restorative dentistry option, most dental practitioners can provide these prosthetics. However, not every dentist offers the same quality in terms of aesthetics and functionality. Further, not all dentists offer advanced…

7 FAQs about Dentures

Dentures are removable appliances that restore the function and appearance of your smile. If you’re missing most or all of your teeth, then custom dentures are a great restorative option. But, how do you know if dentures are right for you? In this article, we’ll address several frequently asked questions about dentures so that you’ll…

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Fabricating Natural Looking Dentures

In the United States alone, 41.23 million Americans wear dentures. Because of this prevalence, there are many options on the market to replace damaged, decayed, or missing teeth. One of the most common options for replacing an entire row of missing teeth is natural-looking dentures customized for each patient. Dentists and patients work together to…

Preventive Maintenance for Dentures

With proper maintenance and cleaning, dentures can last several years or longer. Preventative maintenance can also help you avoid dental problems like irritated gum tissue or infections. If you are considering undergoing denture placement in Duncan, OK, Dr. Matthew L. Bridges can give you advice on how to care for your new prosthetic. Chisholm Trail…